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  1. An Economic History of Tropical Africa

    Volume Two : The Colonial Period

    Edited by J.M. Konczacki, Z.A. Konczacki

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Travels and Life in Ashanti and Jaman

    By Richard Austin Freeman

    First published in 1898, this is an account of a journey from Gold Coast to Bontukmu by a medical officer. He describes the journey and the interior, makes observations on dress, the prevalance of malaria, and commerce in the area....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. On the Threshold of Central Africa (1897)

    A Record of Twenty Years Pioneering Among the Barotsi of the Upper...

    By Francois Coillard

    An eye-witness account of the events which shook South-Central Africa before the advent of Colonial rule. It presents an account of the Lozi, a record of Coillard's journeys and his work in establishing the Paris evangelical mission in Barotseland....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Fighting the Slave Hunters in Central Africa

    A Record of Twenty-Six Years of Travel and Adventure Round the Great Lakes

    By Alfred J. Swann

    This volume deals mainly with Swann's life on and around Lake Tanganyika, a life that brought him knowledge of many African peoples living on the lake's shores. First published in 1910....

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Three Nations, One Place

    By Martha McCollough

    Series: Native Americans: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    An intensive exploration of the changes experienced by the Comanches and Caddoans during Spain's occupation of the Southern Plains (1689-1921), McCollough focuses on the relationship between political and economic conditions and patterns of settlement, production and social reproduction....

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Leadership and Authority in Central Asia

    The Ismaili Community in Tajikistan

    By Otambek Mastibekov

    Series: Central Asia Research Forum

    This book explores the unfolding of world history in a remote corner of Central Asia: the region of Badakhshan. The history of this region has commonly been explored through the lens of the major superpowers who competed over its territory in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Muslim Politics in Bihar

    Changing Contours

    By Mohammad Sajjad

    This book studies the engagement of various Muslim communities with Bihar politics from colonial times to present-day India. It debunks several myths in highlighting Muslim resistance to the Two-Nation theory, and counters the ‘Isolation Syndrome’ faced by Muslim communities after Independence....

    Published June 2nd 2014 by Routledge India

  8. Constructing Indian Christianities

    Conversion, Culture, and Caste

    Edited by Chad M. Bauman, Richard Fox Young

    This volume offers insights into the current ‘public-square’ debates on Indian Christianity. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork as well as rigorous analyses, it discusses the myriad histories of Christianity in India, its everyday practice and contestations and the process of its indigenisation. It...

    Published June 2nd 2014 by Routledge India

  9. Gender in Urban Europe

    Sites of Political Activity and Citizenship, 1750-1900

    Edited by Krista Cowman, Nina Javette Koefoed, Åsa Karlsson Sjögren

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and History

    This volume offers an integrated set of local studies exploring the gendering of political activities across a variety of sites ranging from print culture, courts, government and philanthropic bodies and public spaces, outlining how a particular activity was constituted as political and exploring...

    Published June 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. History, Memory, and Trans-European Identity

    Unifying Divisions

    By Aline Sierp

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    This book questions the presupposition voiced by many historians and political scientists that political experiences in Europe continue to be interpreted in terms of national history, and that a European community of remembrance still does not exist. By tracing the evolution of specific memory...

    Published June 1st 2014 by Routledge